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[texts]Commonwealth of Massachusetts dive team resource directory - Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency
Title from cover
Keywords: Search and rescue operations; Divers
Downloads: 47
[texts]Saving life at sea - Roper, Richard
At head of title: International Fisheries Exhibition, London, 1883
Keywords: Lifesaving; Rescue work; Search and rescue operations; Drowning
Downloads: 372
[texts]Stray leaves from an Arctic journal or, Eighteen months in the polar regions : in search of Sir John Franklin's expedition, in the years 1850-51 - Osborn, Sherard, 1822-1875

Keywords: Franklin, John, Sir, 1786-1847; Pioneer (Ship); Search and rescue operations -- Arctic regions; Arctic regions
Downloads: 347
[texts]Reise-Tagebuch des Missionars Joh. Aug. Miertsching [microform]: welcher als Dolmetscher die Nordpol-Expedition zur Aufsuchung Sir John Franklins auf dem Schiff Investigator begleitete : in den Jahren 1850 bis 1854 - Miertsching, Johann August, 1817-1875
"Mit einer Charte."
Keywords: Investigator (Ship); Investigator (Navire); Search and rescue operations; Opérations de recherches et de sauvetage
Downloads: 192
[texts]Journal de M. Miertsching, interprète du capitaine Mac Clure [sic] dans son voyage au pôle Nord [microforme] - Miertsching, Johann August, 1817-1875
"Tiré de la Bibliothèque universelle de Genève, janvier et février 1857"
Keywords: Investigator (Navire); Investigator (Ship); Opérations de recherches et de sauvetage; Search and rescue operations
Downloads: 133
[texts]Journal de M. Miertsching, interprète du capitaine Mac Clure [sic] dans son voyage au pôle Nord [microforme] - Miertsching, Johann August, 1817-1875
"Tiré de la Bibliothèque universelle de Genève, janvier et février 1857"
Keywords: Investigator (Navire); Investigator (Ship); Opérations de recherches et de sauvetage; Search and rescue operations
Downloads: 114
[texts]Reise-Tagebuch des Missionars Johann August Miertsching [microform] : welcher als Dolmetscher die Nordpol-Expedition sur Aufsuchung Sir John Franklins auf dem Schiffe Investigator begleitete : in den Jahren 1850 bis 1854 - Miertsching, Johann August, 1817-1875
"Mit einer Charte."
Keywords: Investigator (Ship); Investigator (Navire); Search and rescue operations; Opérations de recherches et de sauvetage
Downloads: 227
[texts]Notes from an Arctic diary [microform] - Miertsching, Johann August
Caption title
Keywords: Investigator (Ship); Investigator (Navire); Search and rescue operations; Opérations de recherches et de sauvetage
Downloads: 374
[texts][Letter to the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, April 12, 1856] [microform] - Franklin, Jane, Lady, 1792-1875
Signed: Jane Franklin
Keywords: Franklin, John, Sir, 1786-1847; Franklin, John, Sir, 1786-1847; Search and rescue operations; Operations de recherches et de sauvetage
Downloads: 190
[movies]Shock Troops Of Disaster - Work Projects Administration
Not the greatest film quality. "On WPA relief operations in New England. Reel 1, hurricane and tidal waves hit the Long Island coast in Dec. 1938. The hurricane and flood waters rage across New England. Derailed trains, felled trees, damaged homes, flooded streets, and other evidences of the catastrophe are shown. Coast Guard crews rescue stranded citizens. WPA and CCC units erect sandbag levees. Reel 2, WPA director Harry Hopkins arrives at Providence, R.I., to survey damage...
Keywords: The Great New England Hurricane of 1938; Floods; Hurricanes; Long Island (N.Y.); New England; Providence (R.I.); Search and rescue operations; Hopkins, Harry L. (Harry Lloyd), 1890-1946
Downloads: 62
[movies]Invasion Of Guam: Rescue Of Japanese Survivors; DD Bombards Guam; DD In Floating Drydock, 06/15/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #5178. National Archives description "1) HS Japanese survivors clinging to wreckage.2) HS Japanese prisoners seated on deck DD.3) MS Japanese prisoners transferred to Hornet-SV.4) MS DD bombards Guam-SV.5) MS Muzzle of 5 inch guns fire.6) GV Guam under bombardment, smoke columns rise.7) HS Captain"s gig approaches, comes alongside.8) MS Capt. piped over side.9) MS Capt...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Guam; Search And Rescue Operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American; WWII In Color
Downloads: 17
[movies]Faces Of Rescue - United States. Air Force
1971 U.S. Air Force documentary about Pararescue and Air Rescue in Vietnam. Follows the rescue of a downed pilot. More info: PJ's In Vietnam. As always, any error or typo is mine. If you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, like uploading the videos to YouTube to make money with ads, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Jolly Green Giant; Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Aerial operations, American; HH-3E; United States. Air Force; Airplanes, Military; United States. -- Air Force -- Search and rescue operations
Downloads: 452
[movies]Sinking Of Inter-Island Steamer, Rescue Of Survivors, USS Albacore (SS-218), Fais Island, 07/02/1944 - United States. Navy
I think the actual date is July 2, 1944 though the film is labeled 6/30/44 at the National Archives.Naval Photographic Center film #4875. National Archives description "1) MS Survivors clinging to wreckage of inter island steamer. 2) HS Survivors brought aboard SS. 3) MS Inter island steamer burning, sinking.4) MCU Japanese prisoners on deck of SS; blindfolded. NEW PRINT-3/23/79" National Archives Identifier: 77252 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American; Search And Rescue Operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Albacore; USS Albacore (SS-218); WWII In Color
Downloads: 18
[movies]Japanese Planes Attacking Task Force Are Shot Down; Japs Rescued From Sea, 07/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #4684. National Archives description "1) CU Man uses binocs.2) GV DDs, BB, CV on horizon, US. planes pass.3) GC Ships on horizon firing, flak bursts in air.4) MS Japanese plane falls in flames, crashes in sea.5) MS Stern view IOWA class BB.6) HS Japanese floating on bit of wreckage, climb aboard on landing nets, helped aboard.7) HS Japanese in water, hoisted aboard.8) MS GV Refueling from AO." National Archives Identifier: 77192 As always, any error or typo is mine...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Search And Rescue Operations
Downloads: 21
[movies]The U.S. Coast Guard Academy 1944 - United States. Coast Guard
"Shows Coast Guard boats and seaplanes patrolling at sea and dropping bombs on German submarines. Cadets drill and march at the Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut. Coast Guardsmen are shown patrolling the sea for icebergs, aiding isolated Eskimo communities, bringing shipwrecked survivors ashore at a lifeboat station, flying blimps and seaplanes to guard a convoy, and aiding in amphibious operations in Africa and Europe...
Keywords: WWII In Color; United States. Coast Guard; Icebergs; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Seaplanes -- United States; Search and rescue operations; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Recruiting & Enlistment; World War II; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 116
[texts]Mud, Muscle, and Miracles: Marine Salvage in the United States Navy - Bartholomew, C. A., 1940–1990
Mud, Muscle, and Miracles, Marine Salvage in the United States Navy by Charles A. Bartholomew, William I. Milwee 2009 ISBN 978-0-945274-60-5 "This edition extends Bart's original into twenty-first century salvage, including updated procedures and technology. It covers eighteen representative salvage operations spanning the breadth and the depth (literally) of recent experience such as record-setting deep-ocean recovery operations, submersible rescue, undersea oil reclamation, and expeditionary c...
Keywords: United States. -- History, Naval; US Navy; United States. Navy; United States. -- Navy -- Search and rescue operations -- History; United States. -- Navy -- History; Shipwrecks -- History; Salvage -- United States -- History; Milwee, William I; Salvage -- Technological innovations -- United States -- History; William I. Milwee
Downloads: 441
[movies]Japanese War Newsreel #232 - United States. Navy
Mislabeled as "Japanese War Newsreel 02/1953"National Archives description: "1) LS Japanese CV underway. 2) MS Group of Japanese pilots in ready room on CV. 3) MS AA guns on Japanese CV firing at US fighters. 4) MS Japanese flight deck crew fighting fire caused by enemy bombs. 5) MS Japanese CV based planes returning; crash in water. 6) MS Whale boat crew rescue pilot. 7) MS Several Japanese officers conferring in open air. 8) MS Several Japanese pilots walk up hilly road...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; Kamikaze pilots -- Japan; World War, 1939-1945; Newsreel; World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, Japanese; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; Search and rescue operations; Airplane Crash Survival -- Pacific Ocean
Downloads: 225
[movies]"Operation Climax"; Search for remains of the WW II B-24 bomber "Lady Be Good" Sand Sea of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 04/27/1960 - 05/07/1960 - United States. Army
National Archives description: "Officers talking near SA-16 rescue plane. LSs, SA-l6 taking off and in flight. AV, desert terrain. MLS, vehicles driving in circles to make impressions in sand. MLS, Mr. Neep scuffling in sand. MS, Mr. Neep checking compass. MS, H-13H on desert. LS, C-130 starting to take off. MCU, soldier putting meat in freezer. Soldiers assembling H-13H helicopter. MS, rotor blade being attached to H-13H...
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War II; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Libya (Africa) nation; Airplanes, Military; B-24 bomber; Search and rescue operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; World War, 1939-1945; Bell H-13 Sioux; AN/GRC-19
Downloads: 84
[movies]LCIs Leave England For Invasion; Convoy At Anchor; Troops Land In France; LST Sinks; Unloading Activities, 06/05/1944 - 06/06/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #4359 National Archives description "1) GV Column of LCIs underway, stern & flag FG-SV.2) MS LSTs at anchor, barrage balloons.3) GV LSTs, rhino barge, etc. underway.4) MS USS SAMUEL CHASE, AP underway, DD BG.5) MS USCG rescue boat underway, AP BG.6) GV-Pan Columns of LCIs underway, sunset effect.7) GV LCI on beach, troops exit boat"s ramp, smoke BG.8) GV Troops wade thru surf to shore, bullets splash.9) MS Attending wounded on deck, trans...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France; Landing Craft -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Coast Guard; World War, 1939-1945; Search And Rescue Operations; USS Samuel Chase; United States. Army; USS Samuel Chase (APA-26); War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; Barrage Balloons
Downloads: 17
[movies]USS Chilton (APA-38) Rescues Japanese Air Crew; Bombardment Of Okinawa, 04/07/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #11154 National Archives description: "This film shows the bombardment of Okinawa. Also shown are Japanese survivors from a downed plane aboard the USS Chilton (APA-38)." National Archives Identifier: 2462411 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Chilton (APA-38); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; USS Chilton; Search And Rescue Operations; WWII In Color
Downloads: 38
[movies]D-Day Preparations & Normandy Invasion, 06/05/1944 - 06/07/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #15760. National Archives description "1) HA MS U.S. troops, with battle packs, on decks of LCI; other ships in BG. 2) HA MS Troops, sailors, on decks of LCI. 3) HA CU Troops going down ladder. 4) HA MLS Troops and sailors aboard LCI; ship tied at pier; building in BG. 5) MCU Three soldiers on deck talking.6) MS Three men talking. 7) MCU Group of men on decks of LCI: one man looking through binoculars...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France; United States. Navy; USS Samuel Chase (APA-26); Landing Craft -- United States; USS Samuel Chase; Search And Rescue Operations; US Coast Guard; United States. -- Coast Guard -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; United States. Coast Guard
Downloads: 64
[movies]USS Helena (CL-50) Survivors & Night Action, Battle Of Kula Gulf, 07/08/1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #1157 . National Archives description "1) MS CL underway. SHS Men stack empty shells.2) CU Lookouts, 20 MMs gun crew stand by.3) SHS Crew wash deck. 5" AA manned.4) CU Adm. Ainswaorth shakes hands with officers-2V.5) SHS Bost, loaded Helena survivors, pulls away-3V.6) MS USS strong approaches, passes mail to Hon.7) SHS Transferring men, CL to DD-2V.8) MS Helena survivors assisted over gangway-4V.9) SHS 5" AA manned-3V...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; Kula Gulf, Battle Of, 1943; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Helena; United States. Navy; World War II; USS Helena (CL-50); Ainsworth, W. L. (Walden Lee), 1886-1960; USS Honolulu; Search And Rescue Operations; USS Honolulu (CL-48); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands
Downloads: 19
[movies]"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber "Lady Be Good," Sand Sea Of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 04/24/1960 - 04/27/1960 - United States. Army
National Archives Description: "At Rhein Main AFB, Frankfurt, Germany, a 3/4 ton truck and Jeep start to drive into C-130 plane. LA, Rhein Main AFB tower. Baggage being loaded onto plane. VS, equipment, caskets, and boxes standing by plane. CU, on box "Operation Climax, Libyan Desert" Wheelus Air Base, Tripoli, Libia. Team leaving terminal building. CU, sign: "Welcome to Wheelus Air Base, Passenger Terminal"...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; Libya (Africa) nation; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; Search and rescue operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945; Airplanes, Military; Tripoli (Libya); Wheelus Air Base; Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of
Downloads: 80
[movies]Survivors Of B-29 Crash Rescued At Sea, January 1945 - United States. Navy
428-npc-8199 Survivors Of B-29 Crash Rescued At Sea 01/01/1945 - 01/13/1945 " 1) MS B-29 in water.2) MS Search party boards B-29 in rubber boat.3) MS B-29 is destroyed by shell fire.4) MS Four survivors in small rubber boat are brought alongside DD.5) MS Survivors are helped over the side.6) MS Single survivor in small rubber raft is brought alongside.7) MS As picket boat comes alongside, shoves off.8) MS Survivor in single rubber raft is brought alongside.9) MS Corpsmen carry survivor on stretc...
Keywords: WWII; B-29 Bomber; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; US Navy; United States. Navy; United States. Army Air Forces; Airplane Crash Survival -- Pacific Ocean; Search and rescue operations
Downloads: 120
[movies]Coast Guard Report No. 7: On Foreign Shores - United States. Coast Guard
"On overseas activities of the Coast Guard in World War II. Includes views of the amphibious invasions of Guadalcanal, North Africa, Anzio, Tarawa, Saipan, Luzon, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Normandy, and South France. Cutters shoot down an airplane, patrol a Persian port, deliver supplies and men to Greenland, release depth charges, and sink a German boat. Coast Guardsmen place buoys in a port, load supplies on B-24 plane, load wounded Marines aboard transports off Tarawa, and rescue sailors of ships su...
Keywords: WWII; Cargo ships; Waesche, Russell R. (Russell Randolph), 1886-1946; Cutters (Ships); Search and rescue operations; Buoys; US Coast Guard; United States. -- Coast Guard -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; B-24 Bomber; United States. -- Coast Guard -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Amphibious Operations
Downloads: 99
[movies]Japanese Suicide Plane Crashing Into Island Structure Of Carrier; Men Being Rescued Rough Sea - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film # 69. Note comment below by RLT that the bombed ship at the beginning is the USS Lexington (CV-9), rather than the USS Essex as in the National Archives description. National Archives description: "LS Japanese plane, passing from R to L crashes into superstructure of CV of the ESSEX (CV-9) ClassMLS Carrier burning; lot of smoke.LS Japanese aircraft shooting at itCU Battleship of the NORTH CAROLINA (BB-55) Class in very heavy seas breaking over the bow.MLS SameLS Ra...
Keywords: WWII; USS North Carolina; USS Essex (CV-9); USS Essex; USS North Carolina (BB-55); United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; Kamikaze Pilots -- Japan; World War, 1939-1945; Search And Rescue Operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Avenger (Fighter Plane); USS Lexington (CV-9); USS Lexington
Downloads: 107 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Japanese Plane Attack On USS Smalley (DD-565), 07/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #4781. National Archives description "1) LS Japanese plane passes in tracers, explodes, crashes into sea (good).2) MS Japanese survivors cling to wreckage & are taken aboard by small boat.3) LS Parachute falls into sea.4) LS CVE." After this, there is footage of carrier flight deck activity. National Archives Identifier: 77219 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please con...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; USS Smalley (DD-565); World War, 1939-1945; Kamikaze Pilots -- Japan; USS Smalley; United States -- Navy -- Aviation; Search And Rescue Operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Prisoners Of War -- United States; WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American
Downloads: 54 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber "Lady Be Good" - United States. Department of Defense
"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber Lady Be Good, Sand Sea Of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 1960-04-27 - 1960-05-07 Description from National Archives: "Shot List  LS, fuel drums being unloaded from C-130. Capt. Fuller walking with Libyan newsmen. Int, tent, Capt. Fuller briefing newspapermen over map. MSs, CU, two soldiers checking AN/PRC-10 radio sets on hood of jeep...
Keywords: WWII; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Search and rescue operations; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; Airplanes, Military; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War II; Libya (Africa) nation
Downloads: 371
[movies]"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber "Lady Be Good," Sand Sea Of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 04/27/1960 -05/07/1960 - United States. Army
LC-44040 National Archives description "LSs, two H-13 helicopters flying over desert. LS, MS, 3/4 ton truck with its wheels deep in sand. CU, wheel of truck turning in sand and then moving forward. Capt. Fuller with an improvised turban on his head enters jeep and drives off. MS, CU, Capt. Fuller checking compass. RV, jeep driving on desert. Sandstorm blowing over campsite. Sand blowing over desert...
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War II; Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of; Airplanes, Military; World War, 1939-1945; Search and rescue operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Haboob; World War II; Libya (Africa) nation; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; H-13 Sioux (Helicopter)
Downloads: 80
[movies]Survivors Of B-29 Crash Off Japan Disembark From Sub At Guam - United States. Navy
428-NPC-14153 Survivors Of B-29 Crash Off Japan Disembark From Sub At Guam 07/03/1945 "1) MS Survivors of B-29 crash at sea disembark from submarine, USS Tigerone, at Guam.2) MS-CU USS Tigerone approaches & ties up at dock, survivors on deck.3) MS USS Tigerone approaches dock, survivors, from B-29 crash off Japan, on deck-SV.4) CU Pan Survivors on deck of submarine-SV.5) MS Survivors pose on deck of submarine, conning tower BG-SV-6) DA Survivors on bow of submarine underway, island BG.QUALITY: F...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations -- Submarine; USS Tigrone (SS-419); World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. Navy; US Navy; United States. Army Air Forces; USS Tigrone; Airplane Crash Survival -- Pacific Ocean; Search and rescue operations; Submarines (Ships) -- United States
Downloads: 109
[movies]Operation Climax (search for crew of "Lady Be Good" of WWII) Libyan Desert, Libya, 05/12/1960 - 05/22/1960 - United States. War Department
LC-44080 National Archives description "Seq: Soldiers and Civilians (Civilians in the search team include a Mr. Neep and an employee of the British Petroleum Co., Mr. Don Livingston) searching thru sand for bones and other remains. MSs, soldier boards commercial plane in desert. He is being flown back for medical treatment. Group waves. Seq: Soldiers load medical boxes into two H-13 helicopters. H-13s take-off...
Keywords: WWII; Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of; H-13 Sioux (Helicopter); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Search and rescue operations; World War II; B-24 bomber; WWII; Libya (Africa) nation; Haboob; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War, 1939-1945; Airplanes, Military; World War II
Downloads: 58
[movies]Operation Climax (Search For Crew Of "Lady Be Good" Of WWII) Libyan Desert, Libya, 05/12/1960-05/22/1960 - United States. Army
LC-44083 National Archives description: "Seq: Soldiers taking down tents and breaking camp after search. Seq: Soldiers prepare caskets for shipment. VS, equipment and caskets are loaded into C-130s. LS, C-130 taking off from desert." National Archives Identifier: 28205 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War II; Libya (Africa) nation; Airplanes, Military; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; Search and rescue operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; WWII; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 49
[movies]"Operation Climax" Search For Remains Of The WWII B-24 Bomber "Lady Be Good," Sand Sea Of Calanscio, Libyan Desert, Libya, North Africa, 4/24/1960 - 4/27/1960 - United States. Army
National Archives description: "VS, C-130 warming up its engines. MS, LS, C-130 taking off from desert. MS, sign on box: "Operation Climax, Libyan Desert." VS, soldiers pounding tent stakes and tents being erected. Coffins, supplies and equipment at campsite. MSs, officer shaving. VS, tents being erected. LS, C-130 landing on desert. MS, officer and soldiers unload from plane. VS, H-13 helicopter being unloaded from C-130." National Archives Identifier: 28195As always, any error or typo is mine ...
Keywords: H-13 Sioux (Helicopter); United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of; World War, 1939-1945 --Campaigns -- Africa, North; Wheelus Air Base; Search and rescue operations; Libya (Africa) nation; World War, 1939-1945; Airplanes, Military; B-24 bomber; WWII; Hercules (Turboprop transports); World War II
Downloads: 85
[movies]Rescue From Shangri-La - Dutch Information Service
1945 short film (partial) details the rescue of C-47 plane crash survivors in remote New Guinea. In 2011 a book about the incident by Mitchell Zuckoff was published: "Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II." As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.or...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; Douglas DC-3 (Transport plane); Alexander Cann; Aircraft accidents -- New Guinea; Airplane crash survival -- New Guinea; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Search and rescue operations; WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- New Guinea
Downloads: 3,494
[movies]Operation Climax (Search For Crew Of "Lady Be Good" Of WWII) Libyan Desert, Libya, 05/12/1960-05/22/1960 - United States. Army
National Archives description "MSs, group discussing searching operation. MS, H-13 taking off after refueling. AVs, H-13 flying over desert. VS, water being pumped from desert well. MSs, huge rock in desert. MSs, vehicle has difficulty moving thru sand. Seq: Group around casket as lid is closed and flag is draped over it. Group salutes." National Archives Identifier: 28203 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these f...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 376th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; Search and rescue operations; WWII; B-24 bomber; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Airplanes, Military; World War II; Libya (Africa) nation; H-13 Sioux (Helicopter); Soldiers' Bodies, Disposition Of
Downloads: 47
[movies]F6F Makes Water Landing; Sinking Small Japanese Ship, 08/26/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #5124. National Archives description "1) MS F6F makes water landing. 2) MCU Pilot swims; taken aboard DE. 3) MS CU Japanese patrol boat burning, sinking. QUALITY: FAIR TESTS OF DRONE CATAPULTING ABOARD USS SALT LAKE CITY. 1) MS Drone placed on catapult-SV. 2) MS Drone catapulted & in flight.3) MCU Officer uses remote controls-SV. 4) LS Drone passes midst 40mm tracers .QUALITY: FAIR PT BOAT LAUNCHES "DRONE" TARGET AIRCRAFT...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Hellcat (Fighter Plane); United States. -- Navy -- Aviation; USS Salt Lake City; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American; USS Salt Lake City (CA-25); World War II; Torpedo-boats -- United States; Search And Rescue Operations; Motor Vehicles, Amphibious -- United States; WWII In Color
Downloads: 8
[movies]Rescued German Sub Survivors USS Borie (DD-215) To USS Card (CVE-11), 08/1943 - 11/1943 - United States. Navy
Extracted from Naval Photographic Center film #1210, "Rescued German Sub Survivors Transferred USS Borie To USS Card; CBs Extend Airstrip & Other Activities Munda, 08/1943 - 11/1943" National Archives description "1) MS Two sailors from USS CARD carrying litter with wounded man on flight deck. 2) MCU Four men carrying wounded man across flight deck.3) MS The litter is set on the elevator. 4) MS Four sailors carrying German survivors in litter and laying them on elevator...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Search And Rescue Operations; USS Borie; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, German; World War II; USS Borie (DD-215); Prisoners Of War -- United States; USS Card (CVE-11); World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American; USS Card
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[movies]Burning Of USS Wasp (CV-7) & Rescue Of Survivors, 09/15/1942 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #1764. National Archives description "1) LS WASP in smoke.2) SCU Officers, radio talker on deck.3) LS WASP in smoke, DD near stern-SV.4) LS Bi-plane passes, WASP enveloped in smoke.-SV.5) LS SHS Survivors on DD deck, bridges etc.-SV.6) MS-Pan WASP in smoke, life boats, men swim.7) SHS Transfer lines to DD (very jerky).8) LS-Pan WASP in smoke (shaky).9) MS-Pan Around stern of smoking WASP.10) GV WASP enveloped in smoke (good).11) LS WASP burns (night).USS NORTH CARO...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Wasp (CV-7); War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; USS Wasp; Search And Rescue Operations; USS North Carolina; World War II; USS North Carolina (BB-55)
[movies]USS Theenim (AKA-63) USCG PB4Y-1, B-24 "Impatient Lady," Guam, 07/09/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #11635. National Archives description "This film shows shoreside cranes unloading truck trailers from the cargo ship USS Theenin, mechanics working on the engines of a Coast Guard PB4Y-1 patrol bomber, and a rescue by landing craft of Japanese soldiers or sailors from mid-ocean." Not mentioned is footage of the B-24 Bomber "Impatient Lady" 308th Bombardment Group. National Archives Identifier: 79093 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads o...
Keywords: WWII; United States. Coast Guard; USS Theenim (AKA-63); United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; United States. -- Coast Guard -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Papua New Guinea -- Bismarck Archipelago; USS Theenim; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; B-24 Bomber; Search And Rescue Operations; Seaplanes -- United States; Catalina (Seaplane); WWII In Color
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[movies]Carol Smokler - 13-Aug-2007 - Katrina's Jewish Voices - Jewish Women's Archive
Carol Smokler, a psychologist and philanthropist who greatly contributed to the New Orleans relief effort, was interviewed by Jayne Guberman on August 13th, 2007. A long-time activist for Jewish causes, she has worked with Hillel, the Federation, UJC, the JCC and others, in addition to raising three children in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  This interview focuses on her extensive work with the Emergency Relief Committee on Katrina aid, particularly their community partnerships and the decision-making p...
Keywords: Hurricane Katrina; 2005 Anecdotes; Hurricane Katrina; 2005 Political aspects; Bush; George W. (George Walker); 1946-; Philanthropy; Psychology; Hillel Foundation; Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston; Emergency response; Touro Synagogue (New Orleans; La.); White House Administrative Office (U.S.); Second Harvest (Organization); Sinai Temple (New Orleans; La.); Astrodome (Houston; Tex.); Post-traumatic stress disorder; Mitzvah Corps; Avi Chai Foundation; Tulane University; FEMA Emergency Management Institute; AEPi; YMCA; Mental health counseling; Rabbis; Bat mitzvah Anecdotes; CJF; Hillel Foundation; JCC; Soviet Union; Disaster relief; Chabad Lubavitch (Organization); Search and rescue operations; Angel Flight; Inc. (airlift relief group); National Organization for Jewish Family Services; Jewish Funders Network; MAZON (Jewish hunger relief organization)
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[movies]Coast Guard Report #7: On Foreign Shores - United States. Coast Guard
Coast Guard Report #7: Coast Guard At War On Foreign Shores. Narrated by Jackson Beck. National Archives description: "On overseas activities of the Coast Guard in World War II. Includes views of the amphibious invasions of Guadalcanal, North Africa, Anzio, Tarawa, Saipan, Luzon, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Normandy, and South France. Cutters shoot down an airplane, patrol a Persian port, deliver supplies and men to Greenland, release depth charges, and sink a German boat...
Keywords: United States. Coast Guard; Jackson Beck; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands -- Guadalcanal; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Ryukyu Islands; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Southern; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines -- Luzon; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Northern Mariana Islands -- Saipan; Tarawa, Battle Of, Kiribati, 1943; USS Joseph T. Dickman (APA-13); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North; USS Hunter Liggett (AP-27); USCGC Northwind (WAG-282); World War, 1939-1945 -- Amphibious Operations; World War, 1939-1945; Anzio, Battle Of, Anzio, Italy, 1944; USS Bayfield (APA-33); USS Arthur Middleton (APA-25); Waesche, Russell R. (Russell Randolph), 1886-1946; USCGC Alexander Hamilton (WPG-34); Anzio Beachhead, 1944; USS Chase (DE-158); United States. -- Coast Guard -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Northern Mariana Islands; Search and rescue operations
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[movies]Newsreels: News Of The Day 1937-1943 - United States. Army Air Forces
"Summary: Coverage of outstanding news events from 1937 to 1943 including scenes of naval action in the Pacific, the British offensive in Libya, the invasion of North Africa, Battle of Stalingrad, naval action in the Atlantic, troops and sailors training, the rescue of Eddie Rickenbacker, lend lease, the bombing of Genoa, the Hindenburg disaster, and rationing and war productions on the home front...
Keywords: WWII; Newsreel; von Thoma, Wilhelm Josef Ritter, 1891-1948; Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943; Ford, Henry, 1863-1947; Lend-lease Operations (1941-1945); Search and rescue operations; Stirling (Bomber); Stimson, Henry L. (Henry Lewis), 1867-1950; Stettinius, Edward R. (Edward Reilly), 1900-1949; Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; Rommel, Erwin, 1891-1944; Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973; Army Nurse Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Libya; Battle Of Buna–Gona; World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- United States; New Guinea; Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, Viscount, 1887-1976; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; USS San Francisco (CA-38); Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945; Halifax (Bomber); Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; Guadalcanal, Battle Of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943; Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, San Francisco county, California, United States, North and Central America) bridge; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993; Cunningham, Andrew Browne Cunningham, 1st Viscount, 1883-1963; Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965; Christmas; Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975; Capitulations, Military; Bombing, Aerial; Arnold, Henry Harley, 1886-1950; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Army Nurse Corps; SS President Coolidge; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956; Lancaster (Bomber); Lemon; Stalingrad, Battle of, Volgograd, Russia, 1942-1943; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Papua New Guinea; River Plate, Battle of the, 1939; Admiral Graf Spee (Battleship); Langsdorff, Hans Wilhelm, 1894-1939; Clark, Mark W. (Mark Wayne), 1896-1984; Dionne quintuplets; Hindenburg (Airship); World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Atlantic Ocean; Sailors; United States Maritime Service; USS San Francisco
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